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Hijab: Muslims, Christians clash in Kwara as govt reopens 10 schools

The hijab controversy started over three weeks ago when officials of Saint Anthony Secondary School prevented Muslim female students from gaining entrance to the school claiming that it is a missionary school.

Hijab controversy: Return our schools, Baptist, ECWA ask Kwara govt

They stressed that the state government was ill-advised in approving blanket wearing of the hijab by female students in grant-aided mission schools in the state.

11-year-old girl loses case on use of hijab in public schools

An Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta has struck out a case on the use of hijab in the state...

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Chad president seeks sixth term after 30 years in power

Deby, a former army commander-in-chief, first came to power in 1990 when his rebel forces overthrew then-President Hissene Habre, who was later convicted of human rights abuses at an international tribunal in Senegal. Deby has continued to win re-election over the years, last drawing 61.5% of the vote in the last 2016 election.

Yinka Odumakin: The exit of a convinced humanist

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The Nigeria’s Predicament: nepotism, corruption and calamitous tragedy of leadership

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Resident doctors suspend strike

The decision to suspend the strike comes after the signing of a new agreement with the federal government, concerning issues raised in NARD’s 13-point demand.